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Felony Lawyer in New york city, ny

35+ Years of Defending Felony Charges in NYC

Many people who are just like you are unfairly accused and convicted of crimes every day. The legal system often puts individuals (and companies) who are accused of a crime in a disadvantaged position, making it hard to come out on top. The New York City felony lawyers at Cohen Forman Barone have the ability to level the playing field.

With over 35 years of experience and an exceptional track record, you can depend on us to build a defense strategy that can help you get the results you need. We are committed to handling your case with the utmost integrity and excellence, as we drive towards a positive outcome.

For the sake of your freedom and your future, contact our qualified NYC felony attorneys today at (212) 577-9314. We can help you find the best resolution to your case.

What Are The Felony Conviction Consequences New York?

Consequences of a felony include:

  • Long-term imprisonment
  • Substantial fines
  • Probation
  • Ineligibility for welfare benefits
  • Loss of the ability to vote
  • Prohibition of purchasing firearms
  • Ineligibility for subsidized housing
  • Revocation of some operator and/or professional licenses

What Are Felony Classes and Sentences in New York State?

Felonies are the most serious category of crimes. They can either be violent or non-violent. Those found guilty of a felony will face the most severe forms of punishment. The classes and sentences include:

  • 'A' Violent Felony - 20-25 years to life
  • 'B' Violent Felony - 5-25 years
  • 'B' Non-Violent Felony - 1-3, max 25 years
  • 'C' Violent Felony - 3 1/2 to 15 years
  • 'C' Non-Violent Felony - probation 1-2 years to 15 years
  • 'D' Violent Felony - 2-7 years
  • 'D' Non-Violent Felony - probation 1-3 to 7 years
  • 'E' Violent Felony - probation 1 1/2 to 4 years
  • 'E' Non-Violent Felony - probation 1 1/3 to 4 years

Understanding Your Legal Rights After a Felony Charge

Being charged with a felony can be a daunting and overwhelming experience. It's important to understand your legal rights and options during this challenging time. Our team of experienced criminal defense attorneys at Cohen Forman Barone, LLP is dedicated to providing the best legal representation for our clients facing felony charges in New York City.

Some important aspects to consider after a felony charge include:

  • Legal representation and defense strategies
  • Potential consequences and penalties
  • Exploring plea bargains and alternative sentencing options
  • Understanding the criminal justice process and courtroom procedures

Don't navigate the complexities of felony charges alone. Contact our team today to schedule a consultation and learn more about how we can protect your rights and fight for the best possible outcome for your case.

How Our NYC Felony Lawyers Can Help You

Our New York City felony attorneys are highly rated and recognized throughout the state of New York. We only take cases that we are fully equipped to handle, and we always fight for the best possible results.

Over the course of more than three decades we have protected thousands of individuals and companies from the powers of law enforcement. Our experience and thorough understanding of the law has resulted in numerous indictments being dismissed or helped avoid charges ever being filed.

For exceptional representation from NYC felony attorneys with more than 35 years of experience, call (212) 577-9314 or contact us online today!

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Cohen Forman Barone, LLP Cohen Forman Barone, LLP
  • New York City Office 950 Third Avenue, Eleventh Floor New York, NY 10022 212-577-9314
  • Long Island Office 228 East Main Street Patchouge, NY 11772 631-593-5355